Hobart and William Smith Colleges - Athletics Newshttp://www.hws.edu/dailyupdate/ Daily Updates from Hobart and William Smith Collegesen-usMon, 02 May 2016 21:08:05 GMTMon, 02 May 2016 21:08:05 GMTStatesmen prevail on Senior Dayhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19533Mon, 02 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25785.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> All four Hobart College seniors scored to lead the Statesmen to a 15-10 Northeast Conference men's lacrosse win over Sacred Heart University at Boswell Field today. Hobart completed the regular season with an 8-6 overall record and a 4-2 mark in the NEC. Senior Cooper Stefaniak led the way with a career-high four points on two goals and two assists, while cla...4 Statesmen earn membership in NFF Hampshire Honor Societyhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19525Thu, 28 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25758.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The National Football Foundation and College Football Hall of Fame announced the members of the 2016 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions of play who each maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their college career. Four Hobart College seniors were among the 868 players from 275 schools w...Statesmen complete Liberty League Championship finalehttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19514Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25737.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College golf team finished in seventh place at the Liberty League Championship, competing in the third and fourth rounds this weekend. Seventy-two holes were not enough to decide the conference champion. Skidmore College needed a one-hole team playoff to defeat the University of Rochester to retain the championship at Timber Banks Golf Club. The fo...William Smith honors student-athletes at awards banquethttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19506Thu, 21 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25721.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith Athletic Department honored the top student-athletes of 2015-16 at the annual Heron Awards Banquet tonight. Senior lacrosse player Hannah Connolly was presented with the Winn-Seeley Award for her achievements in service, leadership, athletics and academics, while senior soccer player Zoe Jackson Gibson earned the Marion Harrison Greene '20 A...Herons open league play, host reception this weekendhttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19459Thu, 31 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25611.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The William Smith College lacrosse team will open Liberty League play at Skidmore and RPI this weekend. Prior to the start of the game against the Engineers on Saturday, April 2, the Colleges will host an alum and parent gathering. The Herons will play at Skidmore on Friday, April 1. Opening draw will be at 4 p.m. On Saturday, April 2, William Smith will play...Hobart retains Statesmen Cuphttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19447Mon, 28 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25585.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College rowing team opened its spring season at the Cayuga Duals on the Cayuga Lake Inlet today. The Statesmen varsity eight, which is receiving votes in the preseason USRowing poll, retained the Statesmen Trophy following its morning race against Ithaca. Donated by the Class of 1996, the Statesmen Trophy is awarded to the winner of the varsity eig...HWS earns 45 Winter All-Academic Awardshttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19429Mon, 21 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25504.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> Hobart and William Smith Colleges student-athletes earned 45 academic awards across its winter sports teams. The nationally ranked Hobart hockey team led the way with 12. The awards come from three different organizations, the Liberty League, the ECAC, and the Upper New York State Collegiate Swimming Association. All three groups require students to be at lea...Statesmen Top Hoyashttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19418Mon, 14 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25475.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The Hobart College lacrosse team dominated faceoffs throughout the game and used a 5-0 third quarter run to earn a 10-9 triumph at Georgetown University. It's the Statesmen's first ever win over the Hoyas in Washington, D.C. Sophomore J. Andrew Spallanzani won a career-high 17 of the 23 faceoffs he took and scooped up a career-high six ground balls again...HWS Racing in National Championshipshttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19409Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25452.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> The HWS Alpine Ski Club advanced to the 38th annual United States Collegiate Ski Association (USCSA) National Championships in Lake Placid, N.Y. last week. This year, a record-breaking 536 collegiate athletes representing 67 universities across six regions competed in 24 events within a five-day period. On Tuesday, March 8, HWS took to the slopes for their fi...Carolina Bound: Conboy selected to NCAAshttp://hws.edu/dailyupdate/NewsDetails.aspx?aid=19405Fri, 11 Mar 2016 00:00:00 GMT<img src="http://hws.edu/dailyUpdate/Resources/Res25469.jpg" alt="" hspace="1" vspace="1" /> William Smith junior swimmer Caroline Conboy was selected to compete in the NCAA Division III Women's Swimming and Diving Championships on March 16-19 in Greensboro, N.C. Conboy is making her first appearance at the NCAA Championships and is the first Heron to qualify for nationals since Sarah Costanza '06 and Becky Grossman '05 qualified in 2005."This is...